- Have drawings, P&IDs and manuals immediately to hand
- Locate any relevant hazard analysis documents
- Do some ground work to find out the general functions of the equipment
- Gather basic financial information such as the costs of downtime and labour
Planning for Success: Gather information
Searching for drawings, schedules, data and manufacturers' specifications can slow any analysis down to a crawl.
If you want to start at a good pace, get all the information that you can before the first meeting.